New York Times, Thursday, August 21, 1986

Author:William Canine
Editor:Eugene T. Maleska
Rows: 15, Columns: 15, Words: 74, Blocks: 36, Avg Word Len: 5.11, Missing: { J Q W X Z }, Scrabble score: 288 (avg 1.52)
Open Squares: 72, Cheaters: 0, FITB: 3, XRef: 0
William Canine has 65 pre-Shortz puzzles and 2 Shortz era puzzles in our database.

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© 1986, The New York Times
Across Down
1. Fit : SPASM
6. Andy of the comics : GUMP
10. ___ with (aid) : SIDE
14. Five: Comb. form : PENTA
15. North Sea feeder : YSER
16. Drudge : TOIL
17. Arabian gazelle : ARIEL
18. Impels : MOTIVATES
20. Be in a frenzy : RUNAMOK
22. Arab chief's office : EMIRATE
23. Secure from lepidoptera : MOTHPROOF
25. Dutch painter : LELY
28. What cheerleaders elicit : RAHS
29. Oblivion : LIMBO
33. The Gabor of "Gigi" : EVA
34. Japanese script : KANA
35. Malay, for one : ASIAN
36. Ozawa's concerns : TEMPI
38. Rainbow : ARC
40. Clan chieftain : THANE
41. Group of three : TRIAD
42. First-class : AONE
44. Slick, e.g. : MAG
45. Kenton and Freberg : STANS
46. Meditate : PORE
47. Colorado tributary : GILA
48. Sooner : OKLAHOMAN
51. New : UNTRIED
54. Oats-holder : NOSEBAG
58. Hairy arachnid : TARANTULA
60. Strainer : SIEVE
61. Speck : ATOM
62. Accost : HAIL
63. Beeweed : ASTER
64. Georgetown U. adherent : HOYA
65. Termini : ENDS
66. Grenoble's river : ISERE
1. Bowsprit : SPAR
2. Site of Ica and Cuzco : PERU
3. Have ___ with (be favored) : ANIN
4. Hot and humid : STEAMY
5. Swedish seaport : MALMO
6. Field day for equestrians : GYMKHANA
7. Entertainer of G.I.'s : USO
8. Units of length : METERS
9. Boxer Carnera : PRIMO
10. Preyer on oysters : STARFISH
11. Greek letter : IOTA
12. Regimen : DIET
13. In addition : ELSE
19. Transgress : VIOLATE
21. Norwegian river : OTRA
24. Tut, for one : PHARAOH
25. People of Daugavpils : LETTS
26. Turn inside out : EVERT
27. Vampire : LAMIA
30. Biscayne Bay city : MIAMI
31. Insipid : BANAL
32. Russian lake : ONEGA
34. Soft leather : KIDSKIN
37. Bird's-eye view : PANORAMA
39. Garlands : CORONALS
43. Verne captain : NEMO
46. Livy, for one : PADUAN
47. Metamorphic rock : GNEISS
49. River of forgetfulness : LETHE
50. Brazilian palm : ASSAI
51. Normandy beach: 1944 : UTAH
52. Alliance: Abbr. : NATO
53. Where Priam ruled : TROY
55. ___ noire : BETE
56. Declare : AVER
57. Richard of "American Gigolo" : GERE
59. Topper : LID

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